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Viapinnixa Schweitzer and Feldmann 2001 (crab)

Crustacea - Decapoda - Pinnotheridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 226044

Full reference: C. E. Schweitzer and R. M. Feldmann. 2001. Differentiation of the fossil Hexapodidae Miers, 1886 (Decapoda: Brachyura) from similar forms. Journal of Paleontology 75(2):330-345

Parent taxon: Pinnotherinae according to J. Luque et al. 2017

Sister taxa: Pinnotheres, Zaops

Subtaxa: Viapinnixa alvarezi, Viapinnixa mexiaensis, Viapinnixa nodosa, Viapinnixa perrilliatae

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Type: Viapinnixa nodosa

Ecology: carnivore